Usage examples for five

  1. " I have been alone before- for five days," she answered, quietly. – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker
  2. " And here for number five position, a big act, and at the same time another big name, must be presented. – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  3. Five years was simply no difference at all! – A Tale of a Lonely Parish by F. Marion Crawford
  4. For five minutes neither of them spoke. – By Right of Purchase by Harold Bindloss
  5. For twenty- five years, my eyes have been shut. – Apron-Strings by Eleanor Gates
  6. But it makes me only twenty- five. – The Celestial Omnibus and other Stories by E. M. Forster
  7. Quite right- a girl doesn't know her own mind before she is twenty- five. – Flamsted quarries by Mary E. Waller
  8. Your brother had not been five minutes in my house when I came here. – Paul Patoff by F. Marion Crawford
  9. They only had four or five minutes. – Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror by Richard Linthicum Trumbull White Samuel Fallows
  10. Five is twice as good as nothing. – Roy Blakeley in the Haunted Camp by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  11. " Yes; you can walk there in less than five minutes. – Alias The Lone Wolf by Louis Joseph Vance
  12. I'll bet you five bob he's at the back of it. – The Red Derelict by Bertram Mitford
  13. He said it did not do for any one to try to read all the time, more than to do anything else all the time; and that he used to read just five hours a day. – The Man Without a Country by Edward E. Hale
  14. In five minutes, then." – Flowing Gold by Rex Beach
  15. But, Mynheer Gross, what can twenty- five do? – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  16. " By the five- twenty- five from Bergamo," said he. – The Cardinal's Snuff-Box by Henry Harland
  17. From five until night! – Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy Elizabeth Colborne
  18. Five minutes, five minutes! – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  19. You have five more, and may have another five- or twenty- five. – Sisters by Ada Cambridge
  20. Couldn't you wait for me five minutes? – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim